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Lectures open to the public: Need-to-know things about angina and myocardial infarction

2014-10-19 (Sun) 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Myocardial infarction is a very serious condition caused by a blood clot which stops the flow of blood in the coronary arteries. In Japan, the number of myocardial infarction patients has doubled in the last 20 years.
A seminar on the diagnosis, treatment, and preventive measures for acute myocardial infarction will be held for the general public on Sunday, October 19.
In this 1st seminar being held in Osaka, heart specialists working at special hospitals in the Kansai region will explain about the disease in an easy-to-understand manner. This seminar will be conducted as part of the Health, Labour Sciences Research Project, "Studies of effects of Epoetin Beta on myocardial infarction patients II (EPO-AMI-II)."


  • "Heart, the source of life," MORITA Takashi, Osaka General Medical Center
  • "What are symptoms suggestive of angina and myocardial infarction?" NOGUCHI Teruo, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center Hospital
  • "Diagnosis of angina and myocardial infarction needing urgent treatment," OKUTSU Masaaki, NOZAKI Tokushukai Hospital
  • "Treating myocardial infarction in order to prevent unstable angina," UEDA Yasunori, Osaka Police Hospital
  • "What is cardiac rehabilitation?" KIJIMA Yoshiyuki, Higashioska City General Hospital
  • "New myocardial infarction treatment," MINAMINO Tetsuo, Osaka University Hospital
  • General discussion

There is no charge for attending this event.
Make a reservation by phone.

Date: 2014-10-19 (Sun) 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Organizer: Myocardial Preservation Study Group; Research Office of EPO-AMI-II, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University
Venue: Lecture Room #703, 7F, Nakanoshima Center, Osaka University
Registration: Registration by phone is required.
Contact: Office for Lectures open to the public Tel: 0120-03-3505 Business hours: 9:00 a.m. ~ 9:00 p.m.

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